Halle Berry [REAL FACTS] Is type 1 diabetic....
Is type 1 diabetic.
Is the first African-American actress to win the Academy Award for Best Actress.
Became engaged to singer Eric Benét on August 14, 1999. Benet has a daughter, India (born 1991).
Wisely turned down the female lead in box office disaster Gigli (2003), which birthed the relationship of Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez.
Saved from choking on a fig by Pierce Brosnan during shooting of the love scene on Cuba for Die Another Day (2002).
Her favorite actresses are Dorothy Dandridge, Jodie Foster and Whoopi Goldberg.